Poker Players Database

  • Kathy Liebert

    Kathy Liebert

  • Tom Dwan

    Tom Dwan

  • Paul Wasicka

    Paul Wasicka

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette Obrestad

  • Jeff Madsen

    Jeff Madsen

  • Huck Seed

    Huck Seed

  • Erica Schoenberg

    Erica Schoenberg

  • Hendon Mob

    Hendon Mob

  • Jennifer Harman

    Jennifer Harman

  • Clonie Gowen

    Clonie Gowen

  • Mike Matusow

    Mike Matusow

  • Lee Watkinson

    Lee Watkinson

  • David Benyamine

    David Benyamine

  • Phil Gordon

    Phil Gordon

  • Max Pescatori

    Max Pescatori

  • Erick Lindgren

    Erick Lindgren

Poker Players

Poker Players become well known for many reasons. Maybe they have won a major tournament, appeared on televised poker shows, are authors of well read poker books, are legends of poker that have told us many a tale of times gone by or just a darn good player that has earned the respect of their peers in the poker community.

We have researched and interviewed popular players and collated data on their poker career. The result being our Poker Players Database containing detailed written profiles of the poker player and their life stories together with the stats behind their poker career

Find out where your favourite player ranks in one of our top lists, from the Top Earning Players to WSOP Bracelet Winners. Alternatively just search through our A-Z listing of all Player Profiles to discover things you never knew about the players we see at the poker tables.

Player Profiles

Erick Lindgren

USA Erick Lindgren – Debt, Gambling & Rehab
Erick Lindgren was one of the early "poker boom" TV celebrities, but his relationship with gambling is one that has lead him to massive debt and rehab. [more...]

Gus Hansen

Denmark Gus Hansen – The Most Aggressive Poker Player on the Planet?
Lets take a closer look at Gus ‘The Great Dane’ Hansen who is highly respected due to the way that he stood up for the players of Full Tilt Poker during the difficult Full Tilt Poker black Friday situation. [more...]

Phil Ivey

USA Phil Ivey – The Most Feared Opponent on the Planet
Phil Ivey is considered the best player in the world with tournament winnings of $18m and who knows how much more from the nose bleed stakes cash games he plays in [more...]

Jeff Madsen

USA Jeff Madsen – Exploded into Poker Winning $1.4m at his First WSOP
Jeff Madsen borrowed money from his college fund and his Parents to go to the 2006 World Series of Poker. He came away with 2 Bracelets and $1.4million [more...]

Jennifer Harman

USA Jennifer Harman – The Greatest Ever Female Poker Player?
Many people believe that Jennifer Harman is not just the best female player in the world, but also amongst the top players in the world regardless of sex [more...]

Roland de Wolfe

United Kingdom Roland de Wolfe – Journalist Who is Now Creating the News
Roland de Wolfe started life as a Journalist reporting on Poker Tournaments for Inside Edge magazine. Now he wins millions at those same poker tournaments [more...]

Top Earning Players

Erik Seidel

1st
USA Erik Seidel
$21,499,344

Phil Ivey

2nd
USA Phil Ivey
$17,649,220

John Juanda

3rd
Indonesia John Juanda
$15,113,768

Allen Cunningham

4th
USA Allen Cunningham
$12,031,743

Carlos Mortensen

5th
Spain Carlos Mortensen
$11,598,083

Gus Hansen

6th
Denmark Gus Hansen
$11,240,678

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7th
USA JC Tran
$10,416,658

Erick Lindgren

8th
USA Erick Lindgren
$9,881,849

Mike Matusow

9th
USA Mike Matusow
$8,974,373

Chris Ferguson

10th
USA Chris Ferguson
$8,281,926

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11th
USA Vanessa Selbst
$8,018,466

Paul Wasicka

12th
USA Paul Wasicka
$7,896,100

Huck Seed

13th
USA Huck Seed
$7,582,816

David Benyamine

14th
France David Benyamine
$7,047,146

Howard Lederer

15th
USA Howard Lederer
$6,571,538

World Series of Poker Winners

  • Allen Cunningham

    Allen
    Cunningham

    5

  • John Cernuto

    John
    Cernuto

    3

  • Robert Mizrachi

    Robert
    Mizrachi

    1

  • Chris Ferguson

    Chris
    Ferguson

    5

  • Erik Seidel

    Erik
    Seidel

    8

  • John Juanda

    John
    Juanda

    5

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette
    Obrestad

    1

  • Annie Duke

    Annie
    Duke

    1

  • Eddy Scharf

    Eddy
    Scharf

    2

  • Howard Lederer

    Howard
    Lederer

    2

Female Poker Players

  • Annie Duke

    Annie Duke

  • Sandra Naujoks

    Sandra Naujoks

  • Annette Obrestad

    Annette Obrestad

  • Jennifer Harman

    Jennifer Harman

  • Liv Boeree

    Liv Boeree

  • Clonie Gowen

    Clonie Gowen

  • Vanessa Rousso

    Vanessa Rousso

  • Joanne Liu

    Joanne Liu

  • Vanessa Selbst

    Vanessa Selbst

  • Kathy Liebert

    Kathy Liebert